The DC Office of Human Rights provides free trainings to help businesses better understand the District’s civil rights laws and their obligations under those laws.
According to DC OHR, last year over $3.89 million was awarded to civil rights complainants, but many of those cases could have been avoided. The free training is intended to offer business owners, managers, and staff best practices to follow current laws. Upcoming workshops include:
View a full schedule of trainings online at http://ohr.dc.gov/events.
For businesses that are unable to attend the trainings or have specific questions, the DC OHR Business Outreach Liaison is available to speak one-on-one. Contact Simone Smillie at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-478-1381.